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What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Based on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)   explains that it is illegal for employers to fire, demote, or otherwise “retali...
JUST LISTED: 1 Family Brick Home in Rego Park (89-18 63rd Ave) NY 11374
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1 Family Brick Home for Sale in Rego Park NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park 1 Family Brick Home for Sale. ...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 691 691 recommendations | email to a friend
  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2015
Jun 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
JUNE 2015 QUEENS REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The pace of existing home sales increased slightly from April to May according to the latest report released by the Long island Board of Realtors. This is...
Long Island Roads See Two Police Officers Die in Separate Vehicle Crashes
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes fate takes unexpected turns that we find unexplainable. The odds are slim to none that two former police officers about the same age would die in single vehicle crashes over the same week...
Take Quick Actions When Signs of Discrimination Emerge in Your Business
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
All too often, business owners are not aware of their managers or supervisors engaging in discriminatory practices toward workers. When workers complain about racial or nationality slurs being made...
TRADE SHOW TIPS FROM OLD SCHOOL PROS!
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Yes, it is the day of texting, LinkedIn, reaching out and touching someone, but only electronically. According to some of the greatest sales pros in the franchise community, there is still no repla...
Immigrants In Limbo As Obama Implements New Programs: By A Lawyer
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
In December 2014 a lawsuit was filed against President Obama’s administration’s proposed immigration plans. The lawsuit alleged constitutional issues that involved the President disregarding Congre...
How To File For Ch. 7 Bankruptcy & Eliminate Debt: By A NYC Lawyer
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is a relatively simple process. There are only a few procedures that must take place before a debtor receives a discharge of all or most of his debt: 1. Pre-Bankruptcy Credit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2015
May 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
May 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update   Right now the Queens’ real estate market is feeling pretty tight to say the least. If you or someone you know has been searching for a home, they can tel...

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Gianaris fights to expand “Good Samaritan” laws
Legislation aims at protecting businesses and nonprofits
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Comptroller: city losing out on millions
Audit claims Parks not handling concession contracts adequately
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Helping immigrant businesses not just survive, but thrive
The finalists in Competition THRIVE - a public/private initiative to help immigrant entrepreneurs - are now offering opportunities for start-ups and expanding immigrant businesses. Each finalist re...
Dec 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols, workers send strong message to Postal Service
Hold rally to oppose closing of Queens facility
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judge rules in favor of Willets Point business owners
Just days after the city broke ground on crucial infrastructure improvements in Willets Point and touted the future redevelopment of the area, in a Manhattan courtroom a judge was throwing a potent...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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City makes first concrete steps at Willets Pt.
New sewers lay groundwork for start of first phase
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens remembers civic leader Pat Dolan
The Queens Civic Congress, elected officials, and the community gathered to remember Patricia Dolan at a memorial service on Tuesday, November 29, at Schwartz Brothers-Forest Park Chapel in Forest ...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vallone calls for greater input into DOT projects
Councilman Peter Vallone, Jr. co-sponsored two pieces of legislation calling for greater accountability and inter-agency communication when the Department of Transportation intends to implement maj...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Government helping vets start own businesses
Pace University was the site of the recent summit aimed at returning veterans with the theme "Is the job market tough? Make your own job!" “Veterans bring maturity, reliability, structure and pre-d...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Food Bank launches virtual food drive
As the holidays roll around, the Food Bank for New York City has partnered with Peapod by Stop & Shop to launch a new interactive virtual food drive fundraising tool that will allow donors to easil...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Guilty plea in gruesome Flushing murder
A 49-year-old Flushing man who tortured and murdered a woman before dismembering her body pleaded guilty last week to first-degree manslaughter and tampering with evidence. In a statement, District...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fairway opens in Douglaston
Thousands of shoppers braved the darkening skies to be among the first to roam the aisles of the much-anticipated Fairway Supermarket that opened in Douglaston last week. Eager shoppers began linin...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Food Bank finds vets are hungry and unemployed
Congress passes legislation to support vet employment
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens activist Pat Dolan hit and killed by car
Pat Dolan, a longtime civic activist and current president of the Queens Civic Congress (QCC), was killed in a car accident Tuesday night. Dolan was crossing Hillside Avenue near 198th Street at ap...
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents protest actions of Star Auto Group
Halloran says dealer owner needs to comply with City regulations
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Eurogroup of euro zone finance ministers will hold a conference call early on Wednesday to discuss an expected Greek request for a medium-term loan from the European Stability Mechanism (ESM), Eurogroup chair Jeroen Dijsselbloem said. Indicating why it had not been possible to have that discussion at Tuesday's Eurogroup meeting in Brussels, he added that the ministers were waiting for a new letter from the Greek government that presented a single, clear set of proposals. Tomorrow morning we will have a conference call to talk about this letter, the formal request for ESM, to start the process.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Sarah Palin has a new book coming out, with a new publisher.
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Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos, center, speaks with Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem, left, and French Finance Minister Michel Sapin during a round table meeting of eurozone finance ministers at the EU LEX building in Brussels on Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was heading Tuesday to Brussels for an emergency meeting of eurozone leaders, where he will try to use a resounding referendum victory to eke out concessions from European creditors over a bailout for the crisis-ridden country. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)BRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times Brussels local):


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